All Resources tagged with "Glucose Monitoring"
Flash glucose monitors are a way of measuring your blood glucose levels without having to prick your fingers. It is a small sensor that you wear just under your skin and records your glucose (sugar) levels continuously throughout the day and night.
This video provides a comprehensive guide to making the change from pills to insulin. The video has been broken into bite sized chunks to make it easier to view.
In this video we discuss HbA1c, a blood test that measures blood glucose control over the last 3 months.
Dr Debbie Wake discusses dietary recommendations in practical food terms for weight management in people with type 2 diabetes.
This video gives advice for people with type 2 diabetes when they are travelling.
Having diabetes means you're at much greater risk of developing foot problems. This is because raised blood glucose, also known as blood sugar, can damage the sensation in your feet. It can also affect your circulation, which can lead to you getting less blood supply to your feet.
A low blood sugar, also called hypoglycaemia or a "hypo" is where the level of sugar (glucose) in your blood drops too low. In this video, healthcare professionals describe what hypoglycaemia is; how it is treated and what can cause it. You will also hear from people with diabetes describe their own…
Some foot care advice to help keep your feet healthy when you have diabetes.
This video shows you how to monitor your type 2 diabetes by testing your urine and blood sugar levels. It also gives information on the causes and symptoms of hypoglycaemia and how to treat a 'hypo'.